Builder helps club stage tournament

Bellway East Midlands Managing Director Gary Mills, with Brackley RUFC's Under 10s team. PNL-151012-105933001
Bellway East Midlands Managing Director Gary Mills, with Brackley RUFC's Under 10s team. PNL-151012-105933001

A junior rugby tournament which gives youngsters the chance to play at the home of Northampton Saints has been given a funding boost from Bellway Homes.

Bellway sponsored the qualifying tournament for the East Midlands Mini and Junior Rugby Association’s (EMMJRA) Mobbs Memorial Cup, which was held at Brackley RUFC.

Under 10s teams from across Northants and Beds took part, with the winning team going on to play in the East Midlands final at Franklins Gardens in March.

Brackley RUFCcoach Graham Thorley,said: “We’re thankful to Bellway for helping us to stage this fantastic tournament. Hosting an event like this is very important to us, as it gives us a great opportunity to raise funds to help with the costs of running the club.”